Pros and alumni will gather online for SCAD’s annual festival on September 23–25.
Alex Dudok de Wit
A Youtuber argues that to make ‘Rick and Morty’ more visually exciting, it “has to start with improving the schedule and paying the artists better.”
“It is the right thing for the staff, the right thing for the industry to do,” said DNEG exec Chris Burn.
Against the odds, Jolliffe forged a successful career as an animator and studio owner, working on films like “Yellow Submarine” and Bob Godfrey’s “Great.”
In case you haven’t heard the song enough already …
This week, we spotlight five artists who will speak at the convention on September 7–12.
Entries are currently open — and free.
A new full-sized pinscreen — only the third in existence — has arrived in Quebec. Its creator talks us through the painstaking process of assembling it.
Europe’s most important pitching platform for animated series returns on September 20–23. Here’s some projects to look out for.
Get ready for new “Star Wars,” the return of “Kid Cosmic,” the launch of HBO Max’s Cartoonito block, and much more …
“We don’t want all these objects to end [up] in the ocean or poor countries as garbage,” says Delphine Maury of France’s Tant Mieux Prod.
The first intake of mentees are from the Latinx and neurodiverse communities.
Another winner was “Hayop Ka! The Nimfa Dimaano Story,” a decidedly adult rom-com from the Philippines.
Bolio helped orchestrate award campaigns for animated films, including Oscar nominees like “Song of the Sea” and “Mirai.”
Based on Halfdan Pisket’s “The Dane Trilogy” graphic novels, the film tells the story of a Turkish refugee struggling to integrate in Denmark.
The skin and hair of virtual humans are still largely shaped by white features, argues Theodore Kim in a SIGGRAPH lecture.
“Will they not understand until animation workers too begin to die, one after another?” says director Takashi Watanabe about employers.
Stanton created memorable backgrounds for films like “Aladdin,” “Lilo & Stitch,” and “Mulan,” before making his mark on the video game industry.
The hotly anticipated film was due to open on September 10. It hasn’t received a new release date.